IDF general threatens 'harsh measures' against Gaza marches

General Yoav Mordechai describes steps IDF is taking to avoid confrontation during Hamas-planned marches along Gaza fence this Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 8:12 PM

Investigators: Israel didn't kill Gaza paraplegic

Protesting Gazan paraplegic wanted to become a martyr but was not killed by Israeli soldiers, military investigation finds.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 3:27 PM

Coming full circle ahead of Passover

New squadron of Special in Uniform receives their caps and wings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 2:44 PM

IDF hits Hamas positions in Gaza

Hamas positions in Gaza Strip hit by tank fire, following infiltration, attempt to torch IDF vehicle.David Rosenberg, 3/28/2018, 12:10 PM

General closure on Judea, Samaria, and Gaza declared

Citing security situation, IDF announces closure of crossings to Gaza Strip, Judea and Samaria during Passover festival.David Rosenberg, 3/28/2018, 10:21 AM

Soldier who accidentally discharged pistol to remain in custody

Duvdevan soldier suspected of firing bullet killing unit comrade in extended custody; suspected of erasing text messages after incident.Mordechai Sones, 3/27/2018, 5:18 PM

'Iron Dome did not malfunction'

Aerial Defense chief says activation of Iron Dome missile defense in response to gunfire a result of system's high sensitivity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2018, 3:42 PM

IDF attacks observation posts in Gaza

IDF attacks two observation posts in northern Gaza hours after series of “Red Alert” incoming rocket sirens sounded in the south.Elad Benari, 3/26/2018, 12:40 AM

IDF: Rocket sirens were because of machine-gun fire

IDF Spokesperson says no rockets were fired from Gaza at Israel after series of incoming rocket sirens heard in the south.Kobi Finkler, 3/25/2018, 11:22 PM

IDF warns Gazans: Do not approach security fence

IDF planes drop leaflets warning Gaza residents to stay away from border fence during demonstrations this week.Gary Willig, 3/25/2018, 6:50 PM

Nuclear reactor strike sheds light on Syrian-North Korea ties

Expert: Syria-North Korea ties go back 45 years, N. Korea's decision to sell Syria nuclear reactor was based on ideology and money.Tzvi Lev, 3/25/2018, 4:07 PM

IDF foils infiltration attempt

Four Gazans attempt to infiltrate Israel, are stopped by alert IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2018, 11:27 PM

When did Israel first hear about Syria's nuclear reactor?

IDF presents timeline showing when Israel first heard about Syria's reactor, up until the decision was made to destroy it.IDF Website, 3/24/2018, 11:00 PM

High praise for elite intelligence unit

Military Intelligence Directorate honors elite unit responsible for collecting intelligence from live sources both in Israel and abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2018, 9:07 PM

'Families don't know if they will have food for Passover'

Zionist Union leader Avi Gabbay packs food baskets for needy families and slams the government for 'ignoring the poor'.Hezki Baruch , 3/22/2018, 10:03 PM

Yerushalmi Faction takes to the streets

Haredi faction will block traffic on Thursday afternoon after IDF extends prison sentence for draft-dodging student.Tzvi Lev, 3/22/2018, 2:49 PM

Watch: US soldiers train in Israel with IDF

IDF and US Army satisfactorily conclude Juniper Cobra 2018 joint exercise between IDF and US Army European Command.Mordechai Sones, 3/22/2018, 12:50 PM

'The clear-cut proof of Syria's nuclear project'

Dr. Ronen Bergman reveals what happened behind the scenes of the security establishment on the way to attack the reactor in Syria in 2007.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2018, 1:45 PM

This is how the nuclear reactor in Syria was destroyed

Military censor clears for publication details of the 2007 bombing of a nuclear reactor in Syria.Kobi Finkler and Yoni Kempinski, 3/21/2018, 5:00 AM

IDF soldier killed by discharged bullet

Soldier from the Duvdevan Unit killed by discharged bullet at a military base in central Israel. His family has been notified.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2018, 11:07 PM

Female soldier in serious condition after collapsing at IDF base

Soldier lost consciousness suddenly at IDF training facility, rushed to hospital in serious condition.David Rosenberg, 3/20/2018, 7:09 PM

'Iran stands behind every one of Hamas' actions'

Deputy FM Hotovely tells foreign ambassadors that fighting Hamas, Iran, is the only way to help Gazans.Nitsan Keidar, 3/19/2018, 6:12 PM

IDF officer at leftist conference: 'Absurd'

MK Ohana responds to Judea and Samaria Legal Advisor participation at left-wing organization seminar.Mordechai Sones, 3/19/2018, 5:58 PM

IDF prepares to demolish Jerusalem terrorist's house

Army units make initial preparations for demolition of terrorist's house, following murder of Adiel Coleman in the Old City of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 3/19/2018, 8:08 AM

Soldier disciplined for criticizing IDF Chief Rabbi

IDF reprimands female soldier who attacked IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal Karim in a video clip for his alleged sexist comments.Tzvi Lev, 3/18/2018, 12:49 PM

Deputy Minister Oren: Change the rules of engagement

Deputy Minister Michael Oren says soldiers should be instructed to shoot terrorists in order to kill them.Hezki Baruch, 3/18/2018, 6:37 AM

The murdered soldiers: Ziv Deus and Netanel Kahalani

The two soldiers murdered in Friday's ramming attack are Captain Ziv Deus, 21, and Sergeant Netanel Kahalani, 20.Uzi Baruch, 3/17/2018, 9:44 PM

Explosion near Gaza border

Bomb explodes near Gaza border, IDF responds by targeting Hamas observation post.Orly Harari, 3/17/2018, 7:40 PM

Shabak: Ramming attack due to 'nationalistic' motives

Terrorist admits he intended to kill soldiers. One soldier is still fighting for his life.Uzi Baruch, 3/17/2018, 7:21 PM

IDF suspends permits for Samaria terrorist's family

Shin Bet says terrorist who rammed four soldiers was detained in the past and released last April.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/16/2018, 8:33 PM

'Free imprisoned IDF soldier as quickly as possible'

Deputy Defense Minister Ben Dahan calls for release of Elor Azariya, who shot wounded terrorist suspected of wearing a suicide vest.Benny Tucker, 3/16/2018, 10:34 AM

The IDF prepares for all out war

IDF finishes week-long training exercises simulating multi-front war with three simultaneous drills.Tzvi Lev, 3/15/2018, 10:13 PM

Army Radio working to end Shabbat desecration

Army Radio head says he is working to end forced Shabbat desecration of conscripts serving at the popular channel.Tzvi Lev, 3/15/2018, 2:42 PM

Explosives detonated on Gaza border

Terrorists detonate explosive devices on security fence in northern Gaza. IDF soldiers fire at Hamas posts.Uzi Baruch, 3/15/2018, 7:25 AM

'Self-propelled howitzer overturned when crew missed cliff'

Investigation of flipped cannon determines direct cause to be crew's inability to identify cliff by means available to them.Mordechai Sones, 3/14/2018, 4:15 PM

Watch: From the Diaspora to the IDF's Engineering Corps

Celebration as seventy yeshiva students from Machal program come to recruitment office accompanied by family members to enlist in the IDF.Yoni Kempinski, 3/13/2018, 7:33 PM

'IDF can't handle so many haredi soldiers at once'

Education Minister Bennett says coalition crisis is 'hollow,' no reason to push for immediate draft of all haredi yeshiva students.Hezki Baruch, 3/12/2018, 12:02 PM

Israel begins nation-wide emergency preparedness exercises

IDF facilities around the country to hold emergency preparedness drills, civilians to practice fleeing to safe spaces during alarms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2018, 5:15 PM

'To rabbis: Apologize - or be fired'

New petition calls on the government to fire rabbis who object to IDF's integration of women into combat roles.Tzvi Lev, 3/11/2018, 10:34 AM

IDF arrests two Arabs who crossed Gaza border with knife,grenade

One of the Arabs found carrying a knife and grenade. Also last night, IDF arrests 3 Arabs armed with Molotov cocktails near Route 90.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2018, 8:27 AM

IDF removes clip mocking Religious Zionist rabbis

IDF Spokesperson's Unit takes down video that appeared to be directed towards Religious Zionist rabbis opposing mixed-gender combat units.Tzvi Lev, 3/11/2018, 6:59 AM

Terrorists open fire at two IDF posts

Within one hour, terrorists fire at IDF positions near Psagot and the Beitunia crossing. No injuries or damages reported.Elad Benari, 3/11/2018, 2:39 AM

IDF preparing for conflict with ISIS

ISIS' budget is equal to that of the IDF, IDF commander says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2018, 7:47 PM

Why is the IDF taking aim at Religious Zionist rabbis?

IDF takes aim at Religious Zionist rabbis with video in honor of International Women's Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2018, 9:37 PM

Preparing for the next war: US, IDF forces launch Juniper Cobra

Arutz Sheva meets with IDF, US officers as two countries kick-off year's largest joint training exercise in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 3/8/2018, 6:00 PM

40 PA Arab illegals arrested in southern Judea

Security forces arrest 40 Arabs trying to cross Green Line illegally from Seam Zone. 10 Arabs suspected of terror activity arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2018, 8:48 AM

Arabs planning a day of escalation and clashes

National and Islamic forces call for confrontations with IDF throughout Judea and Samaria over the coming days.Dalit Halevi, 3/4/2018, 3:54 AM

Arabs break into artillery base, steal equipment

Arabs break into the IDF's Shivta Camp, stealing equipment and uniforms - but not weapons.Ido Ben Porat, 3/2/2018, 12:06 PM

Extremists hang effigy of IDF soldier

Police estimate that the effigy, which was soaked in oil, would have been burned later on.Uzi Baruch, 3/2/2018, 11:44 AM

Largest Purim celebration ever held in the IDF

Thousands of IDF soldiers celebrate Purim holiday at Ir HaBahadim complex near YeruhamArutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2018, 8:01 PM

Megilla reading at Joshua's tomb

Jews converge on the tomb of the prophet Joshua to read the Megilla during the festival of Purim.Tzvi Lev, 3/1/2018, 5:59 PM

Soldier injured after fire breaks out on IDF base

Blaze in IDF base in central Israel leaves soldier moderately injured.David Rosenberg, 3/1/2018, 4:15 PM

IDF Chief of Staff in Greece on official visit

Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot to hold working meetings with Greek defense and military officials.Ido Ben Porat, 3/1/2018, 2:14 AM

How the IDF is preparing for the next war

'Chances of war in 2018 are growing,' senior IDF officer says. 'Eliminating Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah will be a deciding factor.'Kobi Finkler, 2/28/2018, 5:00 PM

Who's afraid of 'Ani Maamin?'

IDF to 'tighten procedures' following singing of traditional song about faith in God at end of military ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2018, 10:36 PM

IDF Soldiers: We want our Torah lectures reinstated

IDF soldiers beg Chief of Staff to bring back Sunday Torah lectures at Negev base. 'The lectures make us better soldiers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2018, 9:45 PM

Security forces nab 16 wanted terror suspects in overnight raids

Israeli forces capture terrorists in searches across Judea and Samaria, uncover illegal firearms.David Rosenberg, 2/26/2018, 8:26 AM